gréasach

IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From gréas (ornamental work; ornament, ornamentation; decorative design, pattern, figure; needlework, embroidery) +‎ -ach (adjectival suffix).

AdjectiveEdit

gréasach (genitive singular masculine gréasaigh, genitive singular feminine gréasaí, plural gréasacha, not comparable)

  1. patterned, embroidered, ornamented
  2. skilled in embroidery

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish grésach (lasting, perpetual, constant, habitual, adjective). Compare de ghréas (habitually, continually, perpetually).

AdjectiveEdit

gréasach (genitive singular masculine gréasaigh, genitive singular feminine gréasaí, plural gréasacha, not comparable)

  1. (literary) habitual, continual, perpetual

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gréasach ghréasach ngréasach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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